Partner, Clocktower Technology Ventures
The Global State of Fintech and the Future of Asset Management
Finance is 10-15% of the global economy by GDP or by market capitalisation. Almost $10 trillion of financial market cap will be impacted by the growth of Financial Technology. This growth covers everything from payments, insurance, working capital, lending, capital markets and asset management. All of them will be transformed over the next decade through Fintech. The global Fintech winners already include: Ant Financial, Adyen, Square, PayPal, Stripe, but many more are coming.
In this session, Ben will discuss the global Fintech landscape with a deep dive into the future of the asset management industry.
Ben manages Clocktower Technology Ventures and is responsible for all of Clocktower Group’s private market activities. Ben was previously Director, Investment Associate Program for Bridgewater Associates, where he worked with the firm’s CIOs on strategic priorities, talent development and research. Ben began his career as a VC and private equity investor with Wasserstein Perella. Ben also co-founded Artivest fka Resonance Funds, an online issuer of actively-managed exchange traded vehicles, as well as Waterfall Mobile. Ben holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA in philosophy from Yale University.